Kargus Pioneer Lifestyle Weekend

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Purpose :


Fun-filled adventure weekend at a 337-acre wilderness, former pioneer homestead property, situated in the scenic Madawaska Valley.



  • 1-night’s accommodation at an off-the grid rustic cabin situated in a scenic wilderness, 4 meals included
  • Survival Skills workshops
  • Nature Lore and Hiking, learning about edible and medicinal plants
  • Pioneer history and skills, living off the grid
  • Campfire and star-gazing
  • Visit to “Al Capone’s Hideaway"
  • Pancake and Maple Syrup Breakfast at Mapleton’s

    A great weekend for family, friends, outdoor enthusiasts…….. (winter program includes snowshoeing)


  • a weekend trip


Location is near Quadville, one-half hour northeast of Bancroft, Ontario.
Fee $295.00 includes everything except transportation to and from site.
Contact us for details.

Click here to view photos of Kargus Lake.


Site Start_Date Classes Outing_days Outing_dates
Conestoga College 2013-Oct-01 1 2 Oct 26-27



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